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Geological Sciences

Stanford University

48 months
Duration
36982 USD/year
36982 USD/year
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About

Conduct research and think critically about questions involving the Earth in this Geological Sciences program at Stanford University.

Overview

Key facts

The purpose of the undergraduate program in Geological Sciences at Stanford University is to provide students with (1) a broad background in the fundamentals of the Earth sciences and (2) the quantitative, analytical, and communications skills necessary to conduct research and think critically about questions involving the Earth.  

Careers

The major provides excellent preparation for graduate school and careers in geological and environmental consulting, land use and planning, law, teaching, and other professions in which an understanding of the Earth and a background in science are important.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The Coastal Zone Environment
  • Laboratory Methods in Organic Geochemistry\
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Coevolution of Earth and Life
  • Living on the Edge
  • Oceanography: An Introduction to the Marine Environment
  •  Our National Parks
  • The Worst Journey in the World: The Science, Literature, and History of Polar Exploration.
  • Diamonds

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Coalition Application  or Common Application 
  • $90 nonrefundable application fee or fee waiver request 
  • ACT or SAT (Writing/Essay not required) (refer to testing for score reporting policies)
  • School Report and counselor letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Letters of recommendation from two teachers
  • Midyear transcript (by February 15)
  • Standardized testing is one of the application requirements that can highlight academic preparedness. There are no minimum test scores required to be admitted to Stanford, and there is no score that guarantees admission. At Stanford, we review applications holistically, meaning every component of the application is valuable to us as we get to know each student.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18491 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    36982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18491 USD per semester during 48 months.

Regular quarterly tuition.

Living costs for Stanford

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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